Definition of ingress
- the seal prevents ingress of moisture
- an area with restricted ingress
Ingress to and egress from the freeway were made difficult by the construction.
with limited ingress and egress to the freeway, the stadium is the frequent scene of bottlenecks
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First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
: a way to enter a place or the act of entering a place
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